Package Details: mailspring 1.4.2-1

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Package Base: mailspring
Description: A beautiful, fast and maintained fork of Nylas Mail by one of the original authors.
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Keywords: email mail multiple-accounts nylas
Licenses: custom: GPL3 and (C) 2016-2017 Foundry 376, LLC.
Submitter: jnylen
Maintainer: jnylen
Last Packager: jnylen
Votes: 60
Popularity: 8.125969
First Submitted: 2017-10-06 10:00
Last Updated: 2018-08-16 20:45

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jnylen commented on 2018-08-16 20:46

It's in stable now. 2.28-4.

Updated to 1.4.2. Sorry for the slow update.

Pryka commented on 2018-08-16 10:19

Fixed glibc is in testing for almost a week now.

Just install it. And the issue is basically solved.

guydep commented on 2018-08-16 08:32

I just created a PKGBUILD that patchelfs mailspring 1.4.1 with glibc 2.27. Mailspring runs flawlessly. See the PKGBUILD here:

guydep commented on 2018-08-15 06:27

The package skype-stable-bin patches automatically the binary to use glibc-2.27. This may be a good solution while the new version of glibc fixes the issues with electron. See

puttyspeller commented on 2018-08-14 16:06

I've fixed my version of Mailspring with the glibc workaround but now am having a problem where Mailspring crashes if I try to download an attachment. I'm fairly new to linux so am dumber than most; any advice would be appreciated.

jenz commented on 2018-08-12 21:11

@jnylen, That is indeed weird. I am sorry, I'll be more careful from now on.

jnylen commented on 2018-08-12 21:04

@jenz, Then update. 1.4.0 was uploaded 3 days ago. Not sure why you get that message.

Please check next time when you flag.

aksh1618 commented on 2018-08-11 10:36

@rocka commented a PKGBUILD at Typora, which fixed it by packaging it with system electron. Could something like that be done with Mailspring?

Pauligrinder commented on 2018-08-09 08:15

Latest version (still requires the older glibc):



jamesbrink commented on 2018-08-08 02:02

Same workaround that is posted for slack (which is also broken) works with mailspring

grab glibc-2.27 from archive

mkdir /opt/glibc-2.27
sudo bsdtar xf /var/cache/pacman/pkg/glibc-2.27-3-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz --cd /opt/glibc-2.27

sudo patchelf --set-interpreter /opt/glibc-2.27/usr/lib/ --set-rpath \$ORIGIN:\$ORIGIN/lib/:/opt/glibc-2.27/usr/lib/ /usr/bin/mailspring